Free PHP-MySQL image gallery script for easily displaying any number of images: GaleriaSHQIP

GaleriaSHQIP is a free PHP-MySQL image gallery script for easily displaying any number of images.

It has an admin panel to upload new images or delete/update the previous ones.

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The script offers a simple interface for presenting images & upon-click, they can be viewed in their original sizes in a modal box (uses piroBox).

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Magic of jQuery, Making an Interactive Picture with jQuery

In this tutorial I will be showing you how to piece together an interactive picture – aka an image that contains tooltips and popup boxes. This can be useful for showing off a particular aspect of a photo (ie items or people).

The original inspiration for this tutorial came from the IKEA website, which uses Flash to accomplish something similar, although admittedly with a few extra features.

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  1. This tutorial will show you how to set up the basic structure for your own interactive picture.
  2. Create/Position “more info” buttons
  3. Add captions to buttons
  4. Link buttons to descriptions in popup info boxes

Read Full Article: http://buildinternet.com/2009/11/making-an-interactive-picture-with-jquery/

Huge Collection of High Quality Vector Graphics, best resources for designers.

Modern designers use silhouette to create dramatic effect in many art works because silhouette emphasizes the outline and view of an object. The mystery of silhouette objects create a space for viewers’ imagination. Apple’s iPod advertisement is a successful example of using silhouette.

This week, we’ve managed to compiled 85 free high quality silhouette sets to speed up your designing job. Full list after jump.

People

Businessmen Silhouettes Pack 01 (12 shapes)

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Businessmen Silhouettes Pack 02 (12 shapes)

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Amazing Collection of Best Flash Components, for web and applications,

Now, you can add a professional looking flash banner ad or a flash intro to your site without banner making software.

Flow List

Flow List Component loads external images and creates a 3D flow animation. Flexible API makes it easy to integrate this component into your web application. At only 40K (raw) Flow List is the perfect tool for displaying dynamic image sets.

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Collection of Best Professional Photo Retouching Tutorials

Adobe Photoshop is the go-to tool for digital artists when it comes to professionally retouching images. Enhancing and retouching photos in Photoshop is an effective way to “work with what you’ve got”.

There are many tips, tricks, and techniques for improving things like skin tone and imperfections, and enhancing the photo subject’s features. This article shares a huge variety of photo retouching tutorials for Photoshop users with brief descriptions of each.

1. Super Fast and Easy Facial Retouching

Super Fast and Easy Facial Retouching

Learn how to improve a poorly taken photograph by reducing its noise in this Photoshop subject-enhancing tutorial. You will also discover a fast and simple way for smoothing out a person’s skin with realistic results.

2. Reducing 5 O’Clock Shadow And Beard Stubble In Photoshop

Reducing 5 O'Clock Shadow And Beard Stubble In Photoshop

You can learn how to lower the amount of beard stubbles a person has by reading this excellent Photoshop retouching tutorial. The tutorial covers layer masking techniques, effective usage of the Healing Brush Tool, and layer blending options.

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